Oneida County History Center
Make Your Mark in History
World War I Centennial: New York and Utica in the Great War
13th annual ochc telethon raises over $24,000!
Our selfie scavenger hunt returns this August! Explore Mohawk Valley history through this interactive, county-wide scavenger hunt. Grab your camera to learn about the people, places, and events that shaped Oneida County and your community. Clue sheet and instructions coming soon!
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Historical Selfie Scavenger Hunt
August 1st - 31st, 2018
Two New Exhibits Coming in August!
Rediscover the golden age of downtown Utica. The streets were lined with wall to wall department stores, theaters, restaurants, and much more. Come relive your fondest memories.
The Oneida County History Center raised over $24,000 during our 13th annual telethon held on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 from 6:30-8:00 pm. The telethon was broadcast live on WUTR-TV from the history center’s main gallery and encouraged community members and organizations to call in and pledge. Thank you to the many individuals and organizations who showed their support.
Welcome to the Oneida County History Center, where history is yours to discover, explore, and enjoy!
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Membership is one of the most rewarding ways to experience Oneida County's past, present, and future.
Explore the impact of the Great War on Utica and Oneida County and the region's role in this international battle.